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Air Jesus 
Anchor, The 
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Curly Shuffle, The 
Desperation Crack 
Frontal Lobe 
Hidden Agenda  
Horse Shoe Nail 
Iron Cross, The 
Mail Slot, The 
Mercury Man 
Minister Sinister 
Mr. Thick 
Pocket Head 
Power Child  
Rebecca's Kiss 
Rocket Surgery 
Sean's Brain 
Slap Arete 
Tabasco Cat 
Tunnel , The 
Way Twisted  
Woody's V3 

Hound Ears Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: David Eisenstadt on Jul 10, 2008
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Hound Ears is NOT a climbing destination and is included here only for reference purposes. Hound Ears is one site in the annual Triple Crown bouldering competition and is open ONLY during the comp. Climbing here at any other time is strictly forbidden.

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Weather station 12.1 miles from here

34 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Hound Ears

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hound Ears:
Heretic   V3 6A     Boulder, 18'   
The Anchor   V4 6B     Boulder, 8'   
The Blade   V6 7A     Boulder, 20'   
Mr. Thick   V9 7C     Boulder   
Champagne Jam   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For Hound Ears
Rock Climbing Photo: The Blade V6 Hound Ears Triple Crown Comp 2007

The Blade V6 7A  NC : Hound Ears
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Photos of Hound Ears Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: the scene
the scene
Rock Climbing Photo: waiting for the starting gun. TC Oct .09
waiting for the starting gun. TC Oct .09
Rock Climbing Photo: SF dodging the top rope on Champagne Jam
SF dodging the top rope on Champagne Jam
Rock Climbing Photo: Air Jesus
Air Jesus
Rock Climbing Photo: That is a BIG boulder.
That is a BIG boulder.

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By Ben Sachs
Oct 13, 2008
Not black granite, this is quartzite.
By David Eisenstadt
From: orlando,florida
Nov 10, 2008
woops, my bad :)

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